Category Archives: Special Care Dentistry

Upcoming Webinar: Pulling Teeth: Working to Change Access to Dental Care for America’s Most Vulnerable

Session date: Wednesday, October 10, 2012 Starting time: 1:00 pm, Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00) Duration: 1 hour Presenters: Achieva Live Description: Oral Health access is a problem for many populations, but for people with disabilities, challenges are significant. … Continue reading

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Managing Dental Care for Patients with Autism Spectrum Disorder

The Southeast Regional Consortium and AUCD Presents the following webinar: Managing Dental Care for Patients with Autism Spectrum Disorder Thursday, May 3, 2012 2:00pm EST – 3:00pm EST For more information and to register go to http://www.aucd.org/template/event.cfm?event_id=3032&id=379&parent=379

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An invitation from the Community Task Force on Oral Health Needs of People with Developmental Disabilities

Please join us for the 2nd Community Planning Meeting Date:        May 23, 2012 Time:       5 p.m. – 7 p.m. Location:  Rochester General Hospital – Twig Auditorium 1425 Portland Avenue Free parking! Please park in … Continue reading

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Project Updates

Presentations from our March 12 Community Planning Workshop are now available for you to view on our website. Reminder If you have a developmental disability or are at the parent or caregiver of a person with developmental disabilities, please complete … Continue reading

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Dr. Perlman: Special Needs Dentists are like Pirates

Those struggling through the jungle of special needs dentistry have a chance to make a real difference, Special Olympics Global Clinical Advisor Dr. Steven Perlman told 75 people at the first Community Planning Workshop at Eastman Dental. I’ve taken that … Continue reading

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Community Input Needed at Upcoming Workshop

A community input and planning workshop to discuss unmet oral health needs of people with developmental disabilities will be held from 4:30 p.m.– 6:30 p.m., March 12, at Eastman Dental’s Farash Auditorium, 625 Elmwood Ave, near Strong Memorial Hospital. To … Continue reading

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Join the Conversation at our Upcoming Workshop

Please join us for the first  Community Planning Workshop Date:  March 12, 2012 Time:  4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Location:  Eastman Dental, Farash Auditorium Register online at http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/dentistry/developmental-disabilities/registration.cfm or by calling 585.275.2917.  Keynote Speaker: Dr. Steven Perlman,( http://perlmanoidindentists.com/meet-dr-steve)  founder of Special Smiles program of … Continue reading

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